Why Would Crispin Turn To Crowdsourcing? Ask Drummond.

Colin Drummond heads up what is traditionally known as account planning at Crispin Porter + Bogusky. He also believes in the power of crowdsourcing (a topic we took up during last night’s BeanCast). On his blog-like-thing, Drummond argues: Be afraid. Be very afraid. OK, if you don’t want to be afraid, at least understand how […]

Everyone’s A Critic

Designer Henryk Zawiƛlak uploaded his logo for Grzaniec to Concept Feedback, a new site that crowdsources peer feedback. About the logo above, Ovi Hentea, a peer, says, “I say ditch the gradient on the text stroke. I also say simplify the logo overall, removing some of the detail lines and the screws.” According to Springwise, […]

When I Grow Up I Want To Be A Pain In People’s Asses

Panasonic’s Next Generation talent competition is back. Winners can “bag a priceless work experience placement” at one of Panasonic’s “top creative agencies” as well as a 42″ Viera with freesat HD TV.

Tossing Some Taglines In The Fire

Genius Rocket brings crowd sourcing to creative services. The company has created an online marketplace where writers, designers and videographers entertain mostly small change offers from marketers hoping to employ a new tagline, logo or Web video. For instance, Genius Rocket is using its own service to crowd source a new tagline. They’re willing to […]

Quick, What’s The Difference Between Crowd Sourcing and Consumer Generated Media?

[This People-Powered advertising stunt was brought to our attention by Sean Howard on Twitter.]

Graphic Design Is Now A Commodity! ? ;-(

CrowdSpring is “crowdsourcing” graphic design. It’s a business model that makes sense on the The Internet, in that it connects people with services to offer with people who want to buy those services. A writer from Forbes looks the company’s progress and the “snooty” response from industry pros. CrowdSpring.com, allows buyers to run competitions for […]